News of the Victory (The)

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 Theme code Index    551H1 25L15
 Also known as    Jolly Tars of the Victory, Tars of the Victory, Tars of Victory, Willow Tree (2) (The)
 Composer/Core Source    
 Region    England
 Genre/Style    English
 Meter/Rhythm    Jig/Quadrille
 Key/Tonic of    G
 Accidental    1 sharp
 Mode    Ionian (Major)
 Time signature    6/8
 Structure    AABBCC
 Editor/Compiler    Biography:Peter Kennedy
 Book/Manuscript title    Traditional Dance Music of Britain and Ireland: Jigs & Quicksteps Trips & Humours
 Tune and/or Page number    No. 136, p. 33
 Year of publication/Date of MS    1997
 Title of recording    
 Record label/Catalogue nr.    
 Year recorded    
 Score   (1)   

X: 1 T:The News of the Victory T:Willow Tree O:England M:6/8 L:1/8 F: K:G d|:d^cd d^cd|g2G GAB|ABc DEF|G2B d2d| d^cd d^cd|g2G G2B|ABc DEF|1 G3 G2 d:|2 G3 G2 g|| |:f2e d2c|Bcd G2B|ABc DEF|G2B d2g| f2e d2c|Bcd G2B|ABc DEF|1 G3G2 g:|2 G3 G2 d||

X:1 T:Tars of the Victory,The. RH.019 R:Jig S:Rev.R.Harrison's MS,c1815,Cumbria N:Nelson was given command in the Mediteranean in 1803, and his N:flagship was the Victory, in which he died in 1805 at the N:Battle of Trafalgar..CGP O:England A:Temple Sowerby,Cumbria Z:vmp.Simon Wilson. Review PJH, 2008. M:6/8 L:1/8 Q:3/8=120 K:D b|a^ga aga|d'2d d2f|efg ABc|dfa a2a| a^ga aga|d'2d def|efg ABc|d2f d2:|! |:d'|c'ba a2e|fga d2f|efg ABc|dfa a2d'| c'ba a2g|fga def|efg ABc|dfa d2:|